The West Coast of Africa: Fishing Canoes off Cape Verde
This image depicts line fishing from canoes off of the Cape Verde islands. Also shows loin cloths and hairstyles of fishermen and gives some idea of the heavy surf.
The Graphic: An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper (London), vol. 22 (1880), p. 653.
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